Lao Green Papaya Salad (Tam Som; ຕໍາສົ້ມ; Tam Mak Hoong; ຕໍາໝາກຫຸ່ງ) with Grilled Chicken Breast (Ping Kai; ປີ້ງໄກ່) for dinner.

papaya salad grilled chicken

tam maak hoong

A Lao meal would not be completed without plenty of steamed sticky rice and fresh vegetables on the side like water spinach, Chinese flowering cabbage, and mustard green.